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Use of color in healthcare design and healing

Use of color in healthcare design and healing

For some, healthcare facilities such as hospitals and doctors’ offices can cause overwhelming stress and fear. Sometimes these feelings are self-induced, but sometimes the setting can amplify such emotions.  Many hospital rooms are focused on frightening – to the patient – medical equipment surrounded by practical, yet depressing, white walls.  Sure, maybe nothing can be done about the equipment in the room, but the walls demand color.Read more